This position is full time, third-shift, working Sunday through Friday, 11:30 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Under the supervision of the Superintendent of Custodial Services, the Custodian performs a variety of manual custodial and maintenance duties in order to provide a clean, orderly and safe environment. Performs related work as required. Demonstrates responsible use of proper cleaning methods and materials in performing duties.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Education and Experience
A High School Diploma or GED is required. Prior experience or knowledge sufficient to demonstrate the ability to perform the job successfully is also required.
1. Ability to walk, bend, stoop, climb 2. Ability to safely lift, push, and pull up to 50 pounds. 3. Requires average physical strength. 4. Ability to operate mechanical cleaning equipment as required. 5. Potential for occupational exposure to blood, body fluids, or other infectious/hazardous materials.
1. Knowledge of cleaning terms and safety procedures related to hazardous chemicals. 2. Knowledge of proper building cleaning and maintenance techniques and safety procedures. 3. Ability to follow instructions. 4. Effective communications skills. 5. Basic computer skills.
The Physical Plant interacts with virtually every area of campus life. A clean and neat appearance and a pleasant relationship that is supportive of the Physical Plant Mission are essential. This relationship needs to be pleasant, supportive and professional, while maintaining confidentiality.
Code of Commitment
Be a good representative of Hillsdale College to promote the liberal arts, the College’s original Articles of Association and operating principles stated in the Staff Code of Commitment. The Mission Statement should be considered in all aspects of the position. The teaching of Christian faith shall remain a conspicuous aim of the College.